These are more wonderful photographs from Charles W Cushman. Cushman shots these color photographs in Lower Manhattan on September 27, 1941. Thank you Mr. Cushman for meticulously cataloging all of your photos. Your photographs of America have allowed the past to continue to be remembered.
Check out the fantastic photography of then-boy wonder photographer Larry Silver who was living in NYC at the time and shot these photos between 1949 and 1954. He didn’t know it at the time, but Silver’s work (specifically those shot among the hustle and bustle of the … Read MoreBlack & White Photos of NYC in the Early 1950s by Larry Silver
In episode 62 of Breaking Walls we profile Lucille Ball’s life and career in honor of her upcoming 106th birthday. From chorus girl, to 1940s movie starlet, to radio comedian, to television star, to studio executive, to mother, to ambassador for women, we’ll cover Lucy’s … Read MoreBW – EP62: Life With Lucille Ball
Celebrated Austrian photography Ernst Haas, known for his innovations with light and color in his photography, took this series of photos while in New York in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade of great change in America. At the heart of the turmoil that was the … Read MoreGorgeous, Rich in Color Photographic Compositions of New York City in the 1960s by Ernst Haas
Esther Bubley was born on February 16, 1921 in Phillips, Wisconsin. LIFE Magazine first hit the newsstands while Esther was a senior in High School. Inspired by the magazine, and particularly by the pictures of the Great Depression produced by the Farm Security Administration, she developed a passion for photojournalism and documentary photography. Esther … Read MoreGorgeous 1940s Noir Photos of NYC and Its People by Famed Photographer Esther Bubley